Royce Conrad Ziegler, 88, died March 19, 2013, at home. He was born in Detroit and lived in Hobe Sound for 20 years, coming from Northville, Mich. Before retirement, he was a sales representative for Lattimer, Ziegler & Associates, Southfield, Mich. He was a president of the Incentive Manufacturers Representatives Association. He was a member of St. Christopher Catholic Church, Hobe Sound. He was a member of the Army Air Forces and participated in battles in the Philippines during World War II. He was a graduate of Michigan State University and a member of its alumni association. Survivors include his sons, Kim Ziegler of Jensen Beach and Kyle Ziegler of West Bloomfield, Mich.; daughter, Kathryn Gaffney of Lake Orion, Mich.; nine grandchildren; and one great grandchild. He was preceded in death by his son, Cole Ziegler. Memorial contributions may be made to Treasure Coast Hospice, 1201 S.E. Indian St., Stuart, FL 34997. Services: Visitation will be at 5 p.m. March 25 in the Stuart Chapel of Martin Funeral Homes & Crematory with a prayer service at 7 p.m. A funeral Mass will be at 5 p.m. March 26 at St. Christopher Catholic Church. A guest book is available at www.heavencalled.com.
Published in the TC Palm on Mar. 23, 2013